Robert Half

Costing Clerk

Recruiter
Location
Wales, Torfaen, Cwmbran
Salary
£16000 - £17000 per annum + Pension
Posted
22 Dec 2017
Closes
19 Jan 2018
Ref
06960-0010214354
Contact
Jay Perkins
Job Role
Graduate/Trainee
Qualification Level
Graduate
Professional Membership
AAT
Seniority Level
Entry Level
Contract Type
Permanent


Robert Half Finance and Accounting are recruiting for a Costing Clerk for a manufacturing business based in Cwmbran.

The Company

Our client is a power management company with sales of over $19 billion during 2016. They provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. They are dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services with approximately 95,000 employees selling products to customers in more than 175 countries.

If you're determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you - then they want to hear from you.



The Role


Due to expansion our client now has an excellent role on offer for a Costing Clerk to join their finance team.

They are looking for a resourceful, enthusiastic individual that tackles challenges head-on and is able to work effectively both independently and in tandem with other members of the team. You will demonstrate individual initiative, good attention to detail and a drive to do what is needed to deliver results.

The Costing Clerk will report directly to the Finance Manager.




Principal Accountabilities


- Establishing standard costs and updating them as appropriate
- Tracking costing of new products through pro launch gate presentations to release
- Variance analysis reporting
- Tracking of standard hours and efficiency
- Reporting of returns, scrap, warranty and unusual inventory transactions
- Tracking of TWE savings



Person Requirements


- Good academic record
- Attention to detail is essential
- Knowledge of SAP, desirable
- Excellent Microsoft skills
- Excellent communication skills and the ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines in a fast paced, accountable team environment.
- Hands-on approach to all tasks
- Good time management skills and the ability to prioritise multiple projects
- Analytical skills, to analyse and report data relating to departmental KPIs
- Ability to work within a number of businesses and processes
- Willingness to take on additional duties and develop new skills.



Salary & Benefits

Salary from £16,000 to £17,000 plus pension, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, bike purchase scheme, childcare scheme.



Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms: https://www.roberthalf.co.uk/privacy-statement



Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms: https://www.roberthalf.co.uk/privacy-statement